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THE CALENDAR EXHIBITIONS Theater Listings

 

AREA EXHIBITIONS December 2021

 

ArtOmi.org • 518-392-4747 • Sculpture & Architecture Park • outdoor, self-guided tour, at website
• through Jan. 2: Jeffrey Gibson: “To Feel Myself Beloved on the Earth” (quilts, garments, drums, prints, & video)

 

ArtistBkFoundation.org • 1327 MASS MoCA Way, Bldg. 13, 2nd Floor, North Adams, MA
• through Mar. 31: Don Gummer: Wall Reliefs, Drawings, and Sculpture

 

Arts Center Gallery at Saratoga Arts • 518-584-4132 • www.saratoga-arts.org
• through Jan. 8: Annual Members’ Show

 

BenningtonMuseum.org • 75 Main St., Bennington, VT • 802-447-1571
• through Dec. 10: Silent Auction, in person and online
• through Dec. 31: “Transient Beauty: Responding to “Snowflake” Bentley”
• through Dec. 31: “Askwa n’daoldibna iodali: We Are Still Here” • “Love, Marriage, & Divorce” • “boundless: new paintings and mixed media works by Dusty Boynton”

 

BerkshireMuseum.org • 39 South St., Pittsfield, MA
• through Jan. 9: “The Land of the Thunder Dragon: Bhutan Through the Lens of Mead Eagle Photography” • “Objects and Their Stories” • “Muh-he-con-ne-ok: The People of the Waters That are Never Still” • “Museum of the Moon” • Berkshire Backyard • Rocks and Minerals Gallery

 

TheBeyondGallery.com • 437 Main St., Bennington, VT • 802-753-7502
• Dec. 3-31: “Artist’s Choice”

 

(Saratoga County Historical Society at) BrooksideMuseum.org • 6 Charlton St., Ballston Spa, NY
• through Dec. 24: “A Century of Ice Cream! The Dake Family & Stewart’s” • “The Country Store” • “Mystery Photographs”

 

Cambridge Community Holiday Windows 2021 • www.facebook.com/holidaywindows12816 or @holidaywindows12816
• through Jan. 15: Daily map at websites

 

CarrieHaddadGallery.com • 622 Warren St., Hudson, NY • 518-828-1915
• through Jan. 16: A Changing Landscape

ChaffeeArtCenter.org • 16 S. Main St., Rutland, VT • 802-558-8845
• through Jan. 7: Annual Member Exhibit & Holiday Shoppe with Gingerbread Contest

 

ChapmanMuseum.org • 348 Glens St., Glens Falls, NY • 518-793-2826
• through Dec. 31: “Let’s All Fight, WWII Home Front Posters Online Legacy Exhibit”
• through Mar. 31: “From Nickelodeons to Drive-Ins”

 

Christopher Pierce Studio • 909 Co. Rte. 61, Shushan, NY • 518-854-3159 • Studio hours or by appt. • christopherpiercestudio.com • Masks if not vaxed
• Dec. 4-11: “New Works with a Holiday Spirit”

 

ClarkArt.edu • 225 South St., Williamstown, MA • 413-458-2303 • Masks & vax proof REQ’D
• through Dec. 31: Anne Thompson “Trail Signs”
• through Jan 2: “Erin Shirreff: Remainders”
• through Jan. 30: “Competing Currents: 20th-Century Japanese Prints”
• Dec. 11-Mar. 6: “Hue & Cry: French Printmaking and the Debate Over Colors”

 

CollarWorks.org • 621 River St., Troy, NY • 518-285-0765
• through Jan. 30: “Out of Office,” curated by Angelik Vizcarrondo-Laboy
• through Aug.: “Flat Files,” curated by Kate Mothes (feat. small 2-D works by over 50 artists)
• through Aug.:” Object Lounge,” curated by Madison LaVallee & YiyiMendoza (feat. small-scale three-dimensional objects by 14 artists)

 

Columbia County Historical Society • Rural Properties (c. 1850 Ichabod Crane Schoolhouse & 1737 Luykas Van Alen House), 2589 NY-9H, Kinderhook, NY • Open dawn to dusk
• Early Heritage: A Cultural Legacy in Columbia County, New York • Permanent outdoor exhibit
• Dutch Farming Heritage Trail • 1.7 mi. footpath to Lindenwald

 

Courthouse Gallery • 1 Amherst St., Lake George, NY • 518-668-2616 • www.lakegeorgearts.org • Masks REQ’D
• through Dec. 18: “Parallel Play,” new work by Barbara Todd
• Jan. 26-Feb. 26: Kinsley Parker

 

ElizabethMooreFineArt.com • 105 Warren St., Hudson, NY • 646-321-3419
• Dec. 3-Jan. 16: Jon Cowan: “Radiant Void”

 

CrandallLibrary.org/Folklife Center • 251 Glen St., Glens Falls, NY • 518-792-6508
2d Floor Atrium Gallery:
• Dec. 6-29: North Country Arts Exhibit: Friends Gallery

Folklife Gallery, Basement Level:
• through Dec. 31: Crafts of Saga Japan: 33 Years of Gifting by Our Sister City

 

HancockShakerVillage.org • 413-443-0188 •
• through Oct. 30: James Turrell & Nicholas Mosse: “Lapsed Quaker Ware”

 

HartCluett.org • 57 2nd St., Troy, NY • 518-272-7232
• through Dec. 18: “Rensselaer County’s Black History” and “The Way We Work(ed)”
• Permanent Collection: “By Water & By Land;” “South End Tavern;” “Uncle Sam;” & “Stoves of Troy”

 

HudsonHall.org • 327 Warren Street, Hudson, NY • 518-822-1438
• through Dec. 5: “On Lightness” (Judah Catalan & Diane Townsend) • “Off the Wall” (Jean Feinberg, Margaret Saliske, & Pamela J. Wallace)


HydeCollection.org • Adv. REG., Masks & Distance REQ’D • 518-792-1761
• through Jan. 2: “Reflecting on 2020: New Sculpture by John Van Alstine” and “Summer Bomb Pop: Collections in Dialogue” (part of “All Together Now” collab. with the Tang)
• through Apr. 24: Robert Blackburn & Modern American Printmaking
• through May 1: Georgia O’Keeffe: Pattern of Leaves

 

Image Photos Gallery • 413-298-5500
• photography of Clemens Kalischer

 

TheLafferGallery.com • 96 Broad St., Schuylerville, NY • 518-695-3181
• Dec. 4-Jan. 9: 10th Annual “Upstate Artists” Juried Group Show

 

LARAC.org • 7 Lapham Pl., Glens Falls, NY • 518-798-1144 • In person or virtually
• through Dec. 24: LARAC Holiday Shop

 

MASSMoCA.org • North Adams, MA
• through 2021: Richard Nielsen’s “This is Not a Gag”
• through May: Wendy Red Star’s “Apsaalooke: Children of the Large-Beaked Bird”
• through May 2023: Yto Barrada: “Ways to Baffle the Wind”

 

MuseumOfTheCreativeProcess.com • 257 Wilburton Dr., Manchester Village, VT • 802-368-1278 • Guided tours Sat. & Sun. • Five permanent exhibits introducing the creative process as a scientific conflict-resolution mechanism

 

Norman Rockwell Museum • 9 Glendale Rd, Stockbridge, MA • nrm.org • 413-298-4100 • Masks REQ’D indoors
• through Mar. 6: Jan Brett: Stories Near and Far

 

NorthCountryArts.org
--The Shirt Factory • Suite 120, 71 Lawrence St., Glens Falls, NY
• through Jan. 8: “Celebration”
--The 2nd Floor Gallery • City Hall, 42 Ridge St., Glens Falls, NY
• through Jan. 8: City Hall Exhibit

 

PamelaSalisburyGallery.com • 362 ½ Warren St., Hudson, NY
• through Dec. 12: “Exactly: precision and process”
• Dec. 18-Jan. 24: ALL small
• opening Dec. 18: Lothar Osterburg

 

The Sembrich • 4800 Lake Shore Dr., Bolton Landing, NY • 518-605-8965 • thesembrich.org
• Online: “The Hawaiian Nightingale: Studies with Mme. Sembrich, Exploring the Life and Career of Hawaiian Soprano Ululani McQuaid Robertson”
• On-going: “On the Wings of Song” • The Thatcher Photos (Online)

 

ShakerMuseum.us | Mount Lebanon • 17 Main St., Chatham, NY • Past exhibits online
• “Fringe Selects: An Exhibition of Shaker Objects Curated by Katie Stout”

 

SohnFineArt.com • 69 Church St., Lenox, MA • 413-551-7353
• through Jan.: Jeff Robb: “Capturing the Invisible”

 

Southern Vermont Arts Center • 930 SVAC Dr., Manchester • 802-362-1405 • www.svac.org
• through Feb. 27: “Hiroshige and the Changing Japanese Landscape” (Japanese woodblock)
• Dec. 11-Mar. 27: “The World Between the Block and the Paper” (A Mokuhanga Exhibition)

 

StoneValleyArts.org Center • 145 E. Main St., Poultney, VT
• Virtual tour of “Painters Choose Painters” at https://vimeo.com/480725058
• through Dec. 5: Artist Member Show (feat. 17 prominent regional artists)

 

Tang.skidmore.edu Museum and Gallery • 518-580-8080 • ONLINE
• through Dec. 5: “Look After Each Other: Intimacy & Community” • “Hyde Cabinet #14: Con todos estos líos: confronting the demons of US history”
• through Jan. 2: “Opener 33: Sarah Cain — Enter the Center” • On the web: https://tang.skidmore.edu/exhibitions/361-elevator-music-41-laura-ortman-dust-dives-alive
• through Sep. 10: “Lauren Kelley: Location Scouting” • On the web: https://tang.skidmore.edu/exhibitions/360-lauren-kelley-location-scouting
• Jan. 22 – May 15: “Opener 34: Ruby Sky Stiler” • On the web: https://tang.skidmore.edu/exhibitions/287-opener-34-ruby-sky-stiler
• Jan. 29-Jun. 12: “Radical Fiber: Threads Connecting Art and Science” • On the web: https://tang.skidmore.edu/exhibitions/286-radical-fiber-threads-connecting-art-and-science

 

TanjaGrunert.com • 21 Prospect Ave., Hudson, NY • 646-944-6197
• through Dec. 19: Katharine Ulmsted

 

ThompsonGirouxGallery.com • 57 Main St., Chatham, NY • 518-392-3336
• through Dec. 12: Lily Morris: “Aeria Signum”

 

ValleyArtisansMarket.com • 25 E. Main St., Cambridge, NY • 518-677-2765 • Online shop
• through Dec. 31: Annual Members’ Holiday Show

 

Warren County Historical Society • 50 Gurney Lane, Queensbury, NY • 518-743-0734 • wcnyhs.org
• Permanent exhibit: “Warren County 360: Celebrating Place and People”

 

WorldChildrensMuseum.org • 89 Warren St., Glens Falls, NY • 518-793-2773
• Artifacts Collection Online • Online “COVID-19 & Me: Changes in My World” Exhibition Walkthrough